ITB – Berlin 2018: GMWA press conference – invitation

Dear Colleagues,

as we all know there is a huge growth in health tourism due to an expanding aging population and the fact that health products are becoming more and more accessible. Because of this accessibility and quality improvements in health offers/facilities, more people are searching for health tourism services outside of their own country. We are pleased to have this opportunity to bring you up to date regarding some outstanding projects in Europe and the new cooperation between the German Medical Wellness Association and Kvarner Health, Croatia.

Welcome and introduction: Lutz Lungwitz, president of the German and the International Medical Wellness Association and Mike Wallace, Medical Wellness advisor, IMWA – DMWV partner

Development of Kvarner Health as a destination of health tourism: Assist.Prof. Vladimir Mozetič, MD, PhD, MHA, president of the Kvarner Health Tourism Cluster/Croatia and Mrs. Tanja Augustinović Šegota ,Kvarner Region Tourism Board (presentation of the region and medical institutions)

Questions and answers

“map2heal.com” a new way for patients and clients: Prof. Dr. med. Tayfun Aybek, TOBB ETÜ University, Cardiovascular Surgery – partner of the GMWA/DMWV

At the end of the conference we will gladly invite you to a snack at the stand of Kvarner Health in Hall 21 b, Medical Tourism Segment Pavilion, stand 214 b (wine and cheese).

We look forward to your participation. Please confirm by replying to: [email protected]

Best regards
Lutz Lungwitz
President German Medical Wellness Association
Irena Peršić Živadinov, PhD
Director of the Kvarner Region Tourism Board
Assist.Prof. Vladimir Mozetič, MD,PhD,MHA
President of the Kvarner Health Tourism Cluster